Advice to eat more plant foods simply states the destination; it does not provide the step-by-step, GPS-like guidance people need to move in that direction. Besides, alas, it doesn't work.
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There's a disease that American doctors are absolutely terrible at diagnosing. It's estimated that three million Americans have celiac disease, and only a small percentage of them know it.
Eating plenty of folate may sharply reduce the risk of colorectal cancer, at least for women, South Korean researchers report....
London's tabloid, the Daily Express, had a headline in type two inches high: "Organic Food No Healthier." This surprising statement is based on the conclusions of a report just released from the British Food Standards Agency.
There is debate brewing around the integrity of the term "organic," fueled by the growing list of products approved by the National Organic Standards Board, that consist of non-organic substances.
I'm not out to mock Julia Louis-Dreyfus's apparent hypocrisy, here. What really galls me about Healthy Choice is what it represents: the triumph of that dubious dietary trend, "nutritionism."
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